This agreement is made effective December 04, 2000, by and between
CommunicateNow.com Inc., 2015 Birdcreek Terrace, Suite 101, Temple, TX 76502,
hereafter referred to as ("Company"), and Johnny Carruth, hereafter referred to
as ("Consultant") for a period not to exceed 6 months.
In consideration of the mutual promises contained in this Agreement, the
Parties agree as follows:
1.01 Company hereby retains and employs Consultant to create and
produce on demand, general business start-up consulting, for
the State of Texas. Including but not limited to the Texas
advertising campaign, employee recruitment, and ensuring the
Company meets all Texas State Government requirements as
applicable to do business in Texas.
2.02 In consideration of Consultant providing such services, Company
shall pay Consultant pursuant to the terms and conditions set
forth in exhibit "A" attached hereto.
III. Mutual Covenants and Agreements
3.03 The Parties agree that Consultant is an Independent Contractor
in the performance of its services for the Company.
3.04 It is mutually agreed and understood that Consultant shall not
be considered an employee of Company. Company will have no
control, direction, or dominion over Consultant or the way in
which Consultant performs the work.
3.05 Consultant is responsible for performing the services stated in
this Agreement in a good workmanlike manner and the work shall
be performed in strict accordance with industry standards.